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bob·cat

bobcat

 
pronunciation:
bab kaet
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part of speech: noun
inflections: bobcat, bobcats
definition: a wild cat with red-brown fur, tufted ears, and a short tail. Bobcats are about twice the size of a house cat. They are a kind of lynx and live in southern Canada, the United States, and Mexico. Bobcats are carnivorous mammals.
 
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